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Nottingham Girls' Academy

Entry requirements and subject choices

NGA Sixth Form

Can I apply?

All students must meet the standard entry requirement of 5 or more GCSEs at Grade 4+ to be able to attend NGA Sixth Form.

One of these GCSEs must be in at least one of English or Maths

Any student joining NGA Sixth Form that does not have a grade 4 pass in English or Maths  will be expected to re-sit that subject to aim for a grade 4 or higher.

Additional Entry Requirements:

In addition to meeting the entry requirements above, some subjects have specific requirements:

A Level

GCSE Grade(s) Required

Art

Art 4+ and/or portfolio

Biology

Biology 6+ including English 5+

Chemistry

Chemistry 6+

English Literature

English Literature 6+

Geography

Geography 6+

History

History 6+ and English 6+

Mathematics

Mathematics 6+

Film Studies

English 4+

Psychology

Maths 5+ and English 6+

Physics

Maths 5+ and Physics 6+

Sociology

English 6+ and/or Sociology 6+

Spanish

Spanish 6+

 

Vocational

GCSE Grade(s) Required

Applied Human Biology

5 GCSEs at 4+ including Science 5+

Criminology

5 GCSEs at 4+

Business Studies

5 GCSEs at 4+

Health and Social Care

5 GCSEs at 4+

IT

5 GCSEs at 4+ including Maths and English

Performing Arts

5 GCSEs at 4+ including Merit+ in Performing Arts

Sport

5 GCSEs at 4+